Celebrating the Leadership Development of the 30th Leadership Duluth graduating class.


On June 21, the Chamber celebrated the graduation of the 30th Leadership Duluth class. The class completed the 11-month leadership development program that focuses on educating participants about Duluth’s cultural and business history, along with current issues facing the region. Leadership Duluth class members committed to one full day of leadership training per month throughout the […]

Driven by Passion: The Damiano Center’s Kid’s Kitchen Gets an Extreme Makeover


Leadership Duluth class members Dana Kazel, Kelly Blindauer, Scottie Gardonio, Troy Hendrickson, Dale Hoff, Jeffrey Kazel, Kate Kucinski, Kelly Lussier, Elizabeth Socha and Emily Wartman have been working very hard on giving the Damiano Center’s Kid’s Kitchen an extreme makeover. The Kid’s Kitchen offers nutritional meals in a safe and supervised environment for 400-500 children […]

2017-2018 Leadership Duluth Class Member Service Project Highlight


AICHO’s Climate & Cultural Resiliency Program staff Ivy Vainio and Katie Hanson, along with building manager Cheryl Stone met for the 2nd time with Leadership Duluth class members to move forward on their plans for the expansion of their Solar Rooftop Gardens. They brought AICHO a large scale blueprint of the Rooftop dimensions, a Google […]

2017 Leadership Duluth Turkey Drive


With your help and the contributions of the Leadership Duluth Program, 250 turkey baskets were delivered to the CHUM food shelf, assisting area families in need this past Thanksgiving. We are proud of your efforts and the community that we have the opportunity to live in. Thank you